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What is the reading level for "Charlotte's Web"?

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Scholastic Books recommends a fourth-grade reading level for the book Charlotte's Web, by E.B. White. The interest level range is between third and sixth grade.

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What is the reading level for "Charlotte's Web"?
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The Newberry Award winning book was first published in 1952 by Harper and Brothers. It tells of the friendship between Wilbur, a farm pig, and Charlotte, a spider. Charlotte convinces the farmer to not slaughter Wilbur by writing endearing messages with her webs. After the farmer is convinced of Wilbur's value as a show pig, Wilbur makes it his duty to protect the egg sacs that Charlotte has laid. Charlotte soon dies, and Wilbur continues to watch after her offspring for generations thereafter.

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